Northumberland Climbing Guide

Author John Earl
Published Northumbrian Mountaineering Club (2004)
ISBN 978-0-950468-63-1



Comprehensive guide to Northumberlands crags including many recent developments, researched and produced by local devotees. A5 format includes photo-topos, location maps

Crags covered by this Guide
Northumberland crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Aid Crag15Sandstone (hard)N
Back Bowden Doors220Sandstone (hard)W
Berryhill73Sandstone (hard)S
Bizzle crags21AndesiteE
Bowden Doors301Sandstone (hard)W
Boyes Quarry6Sandstone (hard)SW
Bromlee Lough Crag3Sandstone (soft)?
Callerhues132Sandstone (hard)SW
Cawfields Crag2Sandstone (hard)?
Coe Crag26Sandstone (hard)N
Corbies Fortress14Sandstone (hard)?
Corby's Crag121Sandstone (soft)W
Crag Lough104DoleriteN
Crag Point0Sandstone (hard)?
Cullernose Point21DoleriteS
Curtis Crag42Sandstone (hard)NW
Drake Stone17Sandstone (hard)?
Dunsdale Crag0Granite?
East Woodburn36Sandstone (hard)SW
Goats Buttress0Sandstone (hard)?
Goats Crag103Sandstone (hard)S
Great Dour Crag0Sandstone (hard)W
Great Wanney104Sandstone (hard)NW
Hard Heugh3Sandstone (hard)?
Harehope Canyon28Sandstone (hard)SE
Harehope Quarry1Sandstone (hard)?
Hareshaw Lynn0Sandstone (hard)?
Heckley Crag36Sandstone (hard)E
Henhole Crags37AndesiteS
Housey Crags0Sandstone (hard)SW
Howlerhirst Crag29Sandstone (hard)W
Jack Rock36Sandstone (hard)N
Kyloe Crag (Kyloe Out)151Sandstone (hard)SW
Kyloe-in-the-woods (Kyloe-In)164Sandstone (hard)S
Langlee Crags0Sandstone (hard)?
Linshiels One19Sandstone (hard)S
Linshiels Three12Sandstone (hard)N
Little Wanney7Sandstone (hard)NW
Maiden Chambers7Sandstone (hard)?
Old Stell Crag (Simonside)24Sandstone (hard)all
Padda Crag46Sandstone (hard)S
Peel crag92DoleriteN
Potts Buttress (Simonside)27Sandstone (hard)W
Queens Crag102Sandstone (hard)NW
Ratcheugh Crag45DoleriteW
Raven Crag (Kyloe)1Sandstone (hard)?
Ravens Crag91Sandstone (hard)W
Ravensheugh Crag150Sandstone (hard)N
Rothley Crag234GritstoneW
Sandy Crag40Sandstone (hard)W
Selby's Cove18Sandstone (hard)SW
Simonside - Church Rock10Sandstone (hard)N
Simonside North Face110Sandstone (hard)N
South Yardhope Crag40Sandstone (hard)NW
The Tipalt14Sandstone (hard)N
Thrunton Crag25Sandstone (hard)NW
Titlington Mount7Sandstone (hard)?
Tosson Hill9Sandstone (hard)all
Vindolanda Quarry26Sandstone (hard)?
Whiteheugh Crag20Sandstone (hard)SW
Wolf Crag40Sandstone (hard)N